MLB Play by Play - St. Louis vs. Houston

Cardinals 1st
Roy Oswalt pitching:
David Eckstein:Strike looking, Eckstein flied out to right.
Scott Spiezio:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Spiezio grounded out to shortstop.
Albert Pujols:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Pujols grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 1st
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Biggio popped out to second.
Hunter Pence:Pence doubled to left.
Lance Berkman:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Foul, Berkman struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Ball, Ball, Lee walked.
Luke Scott:Ball, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Scott walked, Pence to third, Lee to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Foul, Ensberg struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 2nd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Jim Edmonds:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Edmonds flied out to left.
Scott Rolen:Strike looking, Strike looking, Rolen grounded out to second.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Foul, Foul, Encarnacion struck out looking.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 2nd
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Everett struck out looking.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Ball, Ball, Ausmus flied out to center.
Roy Oswalt:Strike looking, Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Oswalt flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 3rd
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Gary Bennett:Strike looking, Strike looking, Bennett popped out to shortstop.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Kennedy struck out swinging.
Adam Wainwright:Ball, Strike looking, Wainwright singled to shallow left center.
David Eckstein:Ball, Eckstein singled to right, Wainwright to second.
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Ball, Spiezio grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 3rd
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Craig Biggio:Biggio popped out to catcher.
Hunter Pence:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Foul, Pence struck out swinging.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Berkman grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 4th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Foul, Pujols doubled to left.
Jim Edmonds:Edmonds sacrificed to catcher, Pujols scored on catcher Berkman's throwing error.
Scott Rolen:So Taguchi in left.
So Taguchi:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Taguchi flied out to right.
Juan Encarnacion:Encarnacion grounded out to third.
End of Inning (1 Run, 1 Hit, 1 Error)
Astros 4th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Carlos N. Lee:Lee grounded out to shortstop.
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Ball, Scott grounded out to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ensberg walked.
Adam Everett:Everett grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Ensberg out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 5th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Gary Bennett:Bennett grounded out to shortstop.
Adam Kennedy:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Kennedy walked.
Adam Wainwright:Pickoff attempt, Wainwright sacrificed to catcher, Kennedy to second.
David Eckstein:Strike swinging, Eckstein hit by pitch.
Scott Spiezio:Foul, Strike looking, Spiezio struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 5th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Brad Ausmus:Ausmus grounded out to third.
Roy Oswalt:Strike looking, Strike looking, Oswalt flied out to center.
Craig Biggio:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Biggio grounded out to third.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 6th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Albert Pujols:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Pujols grounded out to second.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Ball, Ball, Edmonds walked.
So Taguchi:Ball, Pickoff attempt, Taguchi singled to right, Edmonds to third.
Juan Encarnacion:Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Ball, Encarnacion struck out looking.
Gary Bennett:Bennett grounded into fielder's choice to third, Taguchi out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 6th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Pence singled to shallow center.
Lance Berkman:Strike looking, Strike swinging, Ball, Berkman struck out swinging.
Carlos N. Lee:Ball, Strike looking, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Foul, Pence stole second, Ball, Foul, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt to second, Foul, Foul, Lee doubled to center, Pence scored.
Luke Scott:Scott grounded out to first, Lee to third.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Ensberg grounded out to shortstop.
End of Inning (1 Run, 2 Hits, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 7th
Roy Oswalt pitching:
Adam Kennedy:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Foul, Foul, Kennedy grounded out to second.
Adam Wainwright:Wainwright flied out to right
Aaron Miles at second.
Aaron Miles:Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Miles grounded out to second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 7th
Adam Wainwright pitching:
Adam Everett:Ball, Strike looking, Ball, Foul, Everett popped out to second.
Brad Ausmus:Strike looking, Ball, Ausmus singled to center
Mike Lamb at first.
Mike Lamb:Lamb popped out to second.
Craig Biggio:Ball, Ball, Strike looking, Strike looking, Ball, Biggio walked, Ausmus to second.
Hunter Pence:Strike swinging, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Pence struck out swinging.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 8th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Scott Spiezio:Ball, Strike swinging, Ball, Foul, Ball, Spiezio singled to right.
Albert Pujols:Foul, Foul, Pickoff attempt, Pujols struck out swinging.
Jim Edmonds:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Edmonds struck out looking.
So Taguchi:Pickoff attempt, Pickoff attempt, Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Taguchi grounded into fielder's choice to shortstop, Spiezio out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)
Astros 8th
Ryan Ludwick in left
Ryan Franklin pitching:
Lance Berkman:Ball, Strike looking, Berkman singled to center.
Carlos N. Lee:Lee flied out to center.
Luke Scott:Strike looking, Ball, Ball, Ball, Scott walked, Berkman to second.
Morgan Ensberg:Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Foul, Ensberg grounded into double play shortstop to second to first, Scott out at second.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 1 Hit, 0 Errors)

Cardinals 9th
Chad Qualls pitching:
Juan Encarnacion:Strike swinging, Foul, Ball, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion homered to left center.
Gary Bennett:Bennett homered to left center.
Trever Miller relieved Chad Qualls.
Adam Kennedy:Strike looking, Foul, Kennedy hit by pitch.
Ryan Ludwick:Ball, Kennedy to second on wild pitch, Ball, Bunt foul, Ludwick reached on fielder's choice to pitcher, Kennedy to third
Mark Loretta at second.
Dan Wheeler relieved Trever Miller.
Aaron Miles:Strike looking, Ludwick stole second, Strike swinging, Miles struck out swinging.
Scott Spiezio:Spiezio doubled to right, Kennedy and Ludwick scored.
Albert Pujols:Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Intentional ball, Pujols intentionally walked.
Jim Edmonds:Strike swinging, Edmonds flied out to center, Spiezio to third.
Kip Wells relieved Ryan Franklin.
Kip Wells:Strike looking, Pickoff attempt, Wells singled to right, Spiezio scored, Pujols to third.
Juan Encarnacion:Ball, Foul, Strike swinging, Ball, Ball, Encarnacion walked, Wells to second.
Gary Bennett:Ball, Foul, Strike looking, Foul, Bennett doubled to left, Pujols and Wells scored, Encarnacion to third.
Brian Moehler relieved Dan Wheeler.
Adam Kennedy:Strike swinging, Strike swinging, Kennedy struck out swinging.
End of Inning (7 Runs, 5 Hits, 0 Errors)
Astros 9th
Russ Springer pitching:
Adam Everett:Strike looking, Ball, Everett popped out to shortstop.
Brad Ausmus:Foul, Foul, Ball, Ausmus struck out swinging.
Mark Loretta:Foul, Ball, Foul, Ball, Ball, Loretta flied out to right.
End of Inning (0 Runs, 0 Hits, 0 Errors)

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